Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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Spot Forecast for Cinder Pit Road Hand Piles...USFS
National Weather Service Medford OR
952 PM PDT Tue Mar 21 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0800 PDT on March 22.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...Conditions will be damp and unsettled today as an
upper level trough moves through. There will be plenty of showers
around and maybe even a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Winds will
be fairly light west but watch for gusty and erratic winds near
thunderstorms. The instability will promote good mixing though.
Showers linger into tonight but then taper off. Thursday is likely
to be dry, but a strong front will be approaching from the west
will bring rain again Thursday night. Wet and breezy conditions
are expected Friday.


.WEDNESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Rain showers likely in the morning, then rain
                    showers likely and a slight chance of
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....45-47.
Min humidity........60-65 percent.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....West winds 3-6 mph.
WIND (20 FT)........West winds 5-10 mph. Gusty and erratic winds
                    expected near thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......1000 ft AGL increasing to 5000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West 5-10 mph.
CWR.................60 percent.
LAL.................2.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain showers in the
                    evening.
Min temperature.....30-32.
Max humidity........100 percent.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....Light and variable.
WIND (20 FT)........Light and variable.
Mixing height.......5000 ft AGL decreasing to 500 ft AGL overnight.
Transport winds.....West around 5 mph.
CWR.................10 percent.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Max temperature.....Around 50.
Min humidity........45-50 percent.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....Light winds becoming south 3-6 mph in the
                    afternoon.
WIND (20 FT)........Light winds becoming south 5-10 mph in the
                    afternoon.
Mixing height.......500 ft AGL increasing to 3500 ft AGL in the
                    afternoon.
Transport winds.....South rising to 10-15 mph.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...
Rain. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the mid 40s to lower 50s.
South winds 8 to 14 mph.
.SATURDAY...
Showers likely. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs 46 to 51. South winds
5 to 7 mph.
.SUNDAY...
Rain likely. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs 46 to 51. South winds
5 to 6 mph.

$$
Forecaster...WRIGHT
Requested by...Mary Daniels
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1704827.0/MFR



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